New Delhi: Two-wheeler builder Honda Motorcycle Scooter India (HMSI) has perceived 20 bookings within 6 days for a 2018 Africa Twin journey tourer.
Bookings for a new motorcycle kicked off on Jun 6 with a Africa Twin labelled during Rs 13.23 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi).
It will aim a initial 50 business being accessible in singular numbers and will come in GP red colour scheme.
The 2018 Africa Twin was displayed during Auto Expo 2018 with a new stifle by handle record along with 3 new supplement modes for tradition engine impression and traction. The reward motorcycle is powered by a 999.11cc together twin engine that sheds a energy of 65.4 kW (89PS) @7500rpm and 93.1 Nm Torque@6000rpm.The engine is corresponding to a DCT gearbox. The motorcycle will get facilities like ABS and traction control as a customary offering.
The motorcycle also becomes 2.3 kg lighter with a new lithium-ion battery, all new instrumentation, immaculate steel spokes with redesigned footrest hangers for improved off-road use and new puncture stop vigilance duty in a back indicators.
The journey bike will be retailed during Honda’s sales and use Wing World outlets opposite 22 cities.
A association orator pronounced deliveries are slated to embark soon. The motorcycle comes in CKD kits and is fabricated during HMSIs Manesar facility.
Launched in India in Jul 2017 and initial exhibited during a 2016 Auto Expo a Africa Twin came with a initial in shred Dual Clutch Transmission and sole 80 units in reduction than 100 days. The reward bikes were labelled during Rs 12.90 lakh (Ex-Delhi) and were on offer in feat red colour.
Yadvinder Singh Guleria, Senior Vice President – Sales and Marketing, HMSI pronounced “Lucky few business will get a possibility to declare their favourite riders live during MotoGP.”
Honda Africa Twin will contest with rivals Triumph Tiger, Suzuki V-Cross and Ducati Multistrada 950.